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Bears Hang out Near Hot Tubs in Steamboat

black-bearSome black bears have taken shelter under a deck near the hot tubs outside a Steamboat condominium complex, and property managers are worried they might try to hibernate there. Three bears were driven out from under the deck of The Pines condominiums. A maintenance Continue reading

Wildlife Officials to Discuss Elkhead Reservoir

ELK-HEAD-MAIN-SIGNState Wildlife Officials will meet Friday at Craig Station to talk about plans for Elkhead Reservoir. Colorado Parks and Wildlife is considering a plan to drain and poison Elkhead Reservoir to get rid of non-native fish. The Small Mouth Bass and the Northern Pike are considered predators of the endangered Bony Tail Chub, Humpback Chub, Razorback Sucker, and Colorado Pikeminnow. The CPW says there are too many of the non-natives Continue reading